Sudan: President Bashir receives Qatari Minister for Transport

Gms: Khartoum, 27 March 2018 (SUNA)

The President of the Sudan Republic, Omar Al-Bashir, on Sunday received the visiting Qatari Minister for Communications and Transports, Jasim Bin Saif Al Silaiti, in the presence of the Sudanese Minister for Transports, Roads and Bridges, Makawi Mohamed Al Awad,

and the Qatari ambassador to the Sudan, Rashid Bin Abdul Rahman Al Naemi.
 The visiting minister in statements following the meeting said he conveyed to President Bashir greetings of his brother, the Emir of Qatar, and that the meeting discussed efforts underway to rehabilitate the Port of Sawakin.
 He revealed that a number of agreements have been reached on the issue.
 The Qatari official said the seven Qatari ships will arrive to the sea port in regular trips as of next month between the Hamad Sea port and Port Sudan sea port
 The minister for transports of the Sudan, Makawi, said two yards have are being rehabilitated to receive the fifth generation of ships at a capacity of 100 thousand tons.
 He said the project is of three phase starting with 500 million dollars and culminating with 4 billion dollars and that they would serve the two countries and other neighboring countries in the region.


Gms: Khartoum, 27 March 2018 (Smc)

Sudan and Qatar on Monday signed a $4-billion agreement to develop the former Ottoman port city of Sawakin in northeastern Sudan.

“The agreement was signed in line with instructions of the leadership in both countries on the necessity to boost joint cooperation in the fields

Gms: Khartoum, 26 March 2018 (Smc)

The Sudan Gum Arabic Company has disclosed an increase on both production volume and exports of the crop this season due to incentives provided to producers and their support through giving them profitable prices besides provision of basic services at the belt area.

Gms: Khartoum, 25 March 2018 (SUNA)

A data analysis and performance review workshop organized by the African Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI) in cooperation with the Sudanese National Audit Bureau was concluded today at the Corinthia Hotel in Khartoum.

Gms: Khartoum, 25 March 2018 (SUNA)

The Conference of Directors of State Planning Departments organized by the General Administration for Agricultural and Economy Planning convened under the slogan "Plans, Policies and Agricultural Information Basis for Sustainable Development" was attended by all planning directors

Gms: Khartoum, 24 March 2018 (SUNA)

Eng. Falah Adam, the governor of the locality of Abu Hujar in the state of Sennar, launched the supply of electricity to seven villages in Abu Hujar in the framework of the state's plan to supply electricity to the villages and deliver the various services to them.